Convergence Partners acquires minority stake in ESET

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Pan-African ICT investor, Convergence Partners and 4Di Group has recently concluded acquisition of a significant minority stake in ESET Southern Africa by Convergence Partners.

ESET Southern Africa is the local distributor and brand operator for leading global internet and endpoint security software vendor ESET, for the Southern African region.

The 4Di Group, which among its interests distributes ESET’s range of multi-award winning security software in South Africa and Namibia, has represented and operated the globally recognised brand in the region for 15 years as ESET Southern Africa.

Convergence Partners will also be involved in developing the opportunity for growth for ESET in numerous East African countries, with its acquisition of a stake in ESRO Ltd, the ESET distributor for the East African region.

About ESET
ESET Southern Africa is a premium Internet Security and Antivirus brand operated by the group across Southern Africa. ESET SA leverages the group’s powerful internet business platform, DMS, and the 4Di Partner Store, for online software sales and service.